MPRB: On Halloween night we will giggle with fright

 Halloween Activities On Halloween night we will giggle with fright Spooky Fun for everyone Safe, family-friendly costume parties, monster bashes and haunted houses beginning Oct. 24 through Oct. 31. Some programs require pre-registration, so sign up early. For full details of the event, including age recommendations and pre-registration fees, click on the event name or…

MPRB: Park Board Superintendent Presents Proposed 2016 Budget – public comment opportunities in November/December

2016 Budget Superintendent Presents Proposed 2016 MPRB Budget Public comment opportunities scheduled Nov. 4 and 18,Dec. 2 and 9 The Superintendent’s Recommended 2016 Budget for the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) focuses on sound fiscal management, addresses increased park use and demands for programs and services, is responsive to changing demographics and needs of…

City of Minneapolis: Tax Forfeited Properties: Action Needed

The most recent classification list for tax forfeit property from Hennepin County has been issued. The City of Minneapolis is seeking feedback about the properties that have become tax forfeit. There are three recommendations that are typically made by the City of Minneapolis when it is providing feedback to Hennepin County: –          Classifying property as…

News from the County Attorney’s Office

Community Leadership Awards & info. about Domestic Violence Awareness Month October 21, 2015 CONTACT INFO Michael O. Freeman Hennepin County Attorney 300 S. Sixth St. Minneapolis, MN  55487 612-348-5550 citizeninfo@hennepin.us www.hennepinattorney.org Find us on Facebook IN THIS ISSUE 15th Annual Community Leadership Awards honor citizens who make a difference Golden Valley man gets 96 months…

MPRB: Design of renovated Phillips Community Center pool approved

Phillips Community Center Schematic design of Phillips Community Center pool renovation approved Rendering of the entryway after the renovation is complete, which is expected May 2017 Numerous public and private partners contribute to $5.4 million upgrade Existing 6-lane pool will be restored, new 4-lane teaching pool added On October 21, 2015, the Minneapolis Park and…

City of Minneapolis – Environmental Health eNews

October 20, 2015 Food Establishment News Botulism – Scarier than Halloween This is not your grandmother’s canned tomatoes. Improper thawing of vacuum packed (Reduced Oxygen Packaging – ROP) frozen fish is a breeding ground for botulism. The correct way to thaw frozen (ROP) fish is: Cut or peel open the packaging. This step is critical. Botulism spores…

Street Sweeping Began October 20

Street Sweeping Begins Today – October 20.  Fall is in full swing, and that means crews are preparing to sweep streets across Minneapolis. Drivers will need to park out of their way so they can do a thorough job cleaning our roadways. Minneapolis Public Works will begin the big task of curb-to-curb sweeping and leaf…

Camden Lions Spaghetti Dinner-November 4, 2015, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

Camden Lions Spaghetti Dinner Wednesday, November 4, 2015 Sojourner Truth Academy 3820 Emerson Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55412 5:30 – 7:30 pm Tickets $7.00 in advance and $8.00 at the door For tickets call: Lion Kevin Aldwaik, 651.246.7701 Tickets can be purchased at the door or at Firebox Deli, The Lowry Cafe (Penn/Lowry), Camden Mart…